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- New technologies change the game for medical professionals - Simulated sunlight brightens the lives of dementia patients - Making cancer treatmen...

Bought by Troy Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 25, 2016
  • Length: :29
  • Purchases: 1
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- New technologies change the game for medical professionals - Simulated sunlight brightens the lives of dementia patients - Making cancer treatmen...

Bought by KEDT, WMUU-LP, WAMC, WTJU, and KMRE-LP


  • Added: Nov 25, 2016
  • Length: 53:55
  • Purchases: 5
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- New technologies change the game for medical professionals - Simulated sunlight brightens the lives of dementia patients

Bought by KMRE-LP, WUGA (part of GPB), WJCU, WNMU-FM, and Peconic Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Nov 25, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 5
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As we approach the shortest days of the year, we take a longing look at the therapeutic aspects of daylight. One researcher found that light therap...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Nov 23, 2016
  • Length: 03:20
  • Purchases: 1
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Episode topics: Generic drugs and pet care for those in hospice.

Bought by WNMU-FM and WRIR


  • Added: Nov 14, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Is aging inevitable? And if so, why? We talk with Josh Mitteldorf talks about his book, co-authored with Dorion Sagan, Cracking The Aging Code (Mac...

  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 59:01
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Episode topics: Brain games and common skin conditions.

Bought by WNMU-FM and WRIR


  • Added: Oct 11, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Episode topics: Mood and exercise and summer foot care.

Bought by WNMU-FM


  • Added: Jul 12, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Carolyn Shoemaker (left) and her son-in-law, Phred Salazar (right)
Astronomer Carolyn Shoemaker remembers her late husband, renowned astrogeologist Gene Shoemaker, whose ashes are buried on the Moon.

  • Added: Jul 11, 2016
  • Length: 02:16
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Radio Curious revisits a conversation with Dr. Gene Cohen, author of “The Mature Mind: The Positive Power of the Aging Brain.” His book describes h...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2016
  • Length: 29:01
Caption: Environmental services worker Jeanna Hibbert scrubs the hospital room to get rid of C-diff bacteria., Credit: Michelle Faust/ Side Effects
The dreaded bacteria C. difficile has a way of spreading through a local health system, causing debilitating diarrhea and thousands of deaths a yea...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, WNIN, and WABE


  • Added: Jun 02, 2016
  • Length: 03:41
  • Purchases: 3
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Episode topics: "Silver" divorce and urinary Incontinence.

Bought by WNMU-FM and WRIR


  • Added: May 10, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Episode topics: Brain health and storing prescription drugs.

Bought by WNMU-FM and WRIR


  • Added: Apr 25, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Episode topics: The microbiome diet and aging with humor.

Bought by WNMU-FM and WRIR


  • Added: Apr 19, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Episode topics: Calm online and caregiver compassion fatigue.

Bought by WNMU-FM and WRIR


  • Added: Apr 11, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Segment 1: Dr. Pepper Schwartz/"normality" in sex and love Segment 2 &3: Shar McBee/leadership and volunteerism Segment 4: Dr. Rob Sigal/plastic...

  • Added: Apr 07, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
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In a mouse model of early Alzheimer’s disease, scientists used light to trigger memories that the mice had forgotten.

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI, WLPR, and KENW


  • Added: Mar 27, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Episode topics: A new look at aging and beans.

  • Added: Mar 22, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
Caption: In eye-popping plaid pants and a pea-green jacket, Dr. Bedlack wears positivity into his office at the Duke ALS clinic., Credit: Avery Hall
ALS: a heartwrenching medical quandary for both doctors and patients. As research progresses, one local doctor takes a positive approach.

  • Added: Mar 22, 2016
  • Length: 03:32
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What if we didn’t have to grow old and die? The average American can expect to live for 78.8 years, an improvement over the days before clean water...

Bought by WGCU, KUOW, Prairie Public, Troy Public Radio, KGOU and more


  • Added: Feb 09, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Episode topics: Lessons for loving and omega 3s.

Bought by WRIR


  • Added: Jan 15, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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An audio essay that combines science, personal moments, and the wit and wisdom of four 100-year-old (and up) women.

  • Added: Nov 13, 2015
  • Length: 10:26
Caption: Herman (L) and John Heyn
Herman Heyn tells his nephew, John, about spending almost three decades as a street corner astronomer, giving passers-by the chance to look through...

Bought by WTJU and Blue Mountain Radio


  • Added: Aug 28, 2015
  • Length: 02:39
  • Purchases: 2
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Episode topics: Gut health and kidney stones.

  • Added: Jul 24, 2015
  • Length: 28:00
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First, in June of 2008, President George W. Bush nominated Ann Dunwoody to four-star general in the US Army: The first woman to ever achieve that r...

Bought by WCNY, Allegheny Mountain Radio, KCMJ Community Radio, WCWP, KTSW 89.9 and more


  • Added: Jun 16, 2015
  • Length: 59:53
  • Purchases: 6